Immigration Reform

AFL-CIO May Day

May Day Statement

May 1st is International Workers’ Day, a national holiday in more than 80 countries that celebrates workers and workers’ rights, and the significant role that unions play in advocating for and protecting the rights of workers. May Day actions across the United States this year will also place a special emphasis on immigrant rights and the need for commonsense immigration reform. Read More

Draft Resolution On Immigration Reform Introduced At PA AFL-CIO Executive Council Meeting

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO executive council met on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 to discuss a wide range of issues – including comprehensive immigration reform.  A draft resolution framework was presented to the membership at this meeting, which would reaffirm the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO’s commitment to working with allies on this critical issue.  Read More

Key Points On Immigration Reform

The following fact sheet is available to DOWNLOAD AS A PDF. Immigration Reform: Key Points The time for immigration reform with a real path toward citizenship is now. In November, voters soundly rejected the anti-immigrant, anti-working family agenda put forth by the few who profit from the broken immigration process. Read More